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Peach Pundit: AG Olens Secures Huge Sex Trafficking Indictment

February 02, 2015
FEBRUARY 2, 2015 8:30 AM/by JOASH THOMAS · 5 COMMENTS A Grand Jury in Cobb County recently indicted a pimp on 16 counts of criminal activity for the commercial sexual exploitation of 3 minors. According to a press release from the Attorney General’s Office, the pimp, Khiry Price, was charged with three counts...

AJC - Man accused of trafficking, molesting underaged girls in Cobb

January 30, 2015
12:39 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 | Filed in: Local News A Cobb County Grand Jury has returned a 16-count indictment against a man accused of enticing three girls for sexual servitude, the state Attorney General said Friday.
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Final Defendant in 15 Person Tax Fraud Ring Pleads Guilty

February 03, 2015
For immediate release: Feb. 3, 2015 Final Defendant in 15 Person Tax Fraud Ring Pleads Guilty On Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, David H. Pitts, of Newborn, Ga., pled guilty in DeKalb County Superior Court to Violation of the Georgia Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO), O.C.G.A. § 16-14-4(c). Pitts...

Former Head of Tech College Pleads Guilty

January 30, 2015
For immediate release: Jan. 30, 2015 Former Head of West Georgia Technical College Foundation Pleads Guilty to Stealing $25K from the Foundation On Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, Dawn Cook, the former head of the West Georgia Technical College Foundation (foundation), pled guilty to four counts of Theft by Taking (O.C.G.A....

Attorney General Sam Olens Announces Child Sex Trafficking Indictment

January 30, 2015
For immediate release: Jan. 30, 2015 On Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, a Cobb County Grand Jury returned a 16 count indictment against Khiry Price for the commercial sexual exploitation of three juvenile females. Price is charged with three counts of Trafficking of Persons for Sexual Servitude (O.C.G.A. § 16-5-46(c)), one...

Attorney General Olens Announces Indictment of Augusta Caretaker for Elder Abuse

December 05, 2014
December 5, 2014 On December 2, 2014, a Richmond County Grand Jury issued an indictment against Patsy Sheppard of Augusta, Ga., on three counts of Exploitation of an Elder Person, O.C.G.A. § 16-5-102(a), and one count of Attempted Exploitation of an Elder Person, O.C.G.A. § 16-5-102(a) and O.C.G.A. § 16-4-1....

Attorney General Olens Announces Winners of Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Video Contest

December 04, 2014
December 4, 2014 Today, Attorney General Sam Olens announced at George Walton Comprehensive High School in Marietta, Ga., the winners of the “We’re Not Gonna Take It,” video contest aimed at preventing prescription drug abuse among teens. The winning video was produced by Walton students Adam Schimdt and Vaughn Smith....

Execution Order Signed for Man Convicted of Murdering a Baldwin County Deputy Sheriff

November 20, 2014
November 20, 2014 Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens offers the following information in the case against Robert Wayne Holsey, who is currently scheduled to be executed on December 9, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. for the murder of Deputy Will Robinson.